Learn from artists in informal studios with individual attention. Note: All watercolor classes held at CMA during the winter.
Adult Registration 216-421-7350 or in person. More information: adultstudios [at] clevelandart.org. Supply lists available at the ticket center.
Cancellation Policy: Classes with insufficient registration will be combined or canceled three days before class begins, with enrollees notified and fully refunded. Refunds are issued any time before the beginning of the session. After the first class, consideration will be given to refunds on an individual basis.
Learn simple painting techniques with acrylic paints.
Experienced students continue explorations of Chinese master techniques with Instructor Mitzi Lai.
Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils. All skill levels welcome.
Beginners learn simple yet effective drawing techniques using basic graphite and conté crayon on paper.
Learn about warm and cool colors, wet-into-wet blending, glazing, and color mixing.
Charcoal drawing on the first day leads to underpainting, wet-into-wet blending, and glazing. Geared to all levels.
Draw outside on the museum grounds, weather permitting, (inside during inclement weather).
Learn the traditional art of flower arranging, Ikebana. Class will emphasize the elements and principles of design and provide conditioning tips.
Learn skills to paint on silk using gutta, a linear resist. After demonstration and discussion of design ideas, you’re ready for a brief practice period, followed by painting your own silk scarf.